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Weekly Wrap-up: September 29 - October 5, 2017

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Sharp-shinned sightings

Waxwing diet

Ground feeders

Cricket frog

Have you spotted a cricket frog? Their small size and adaptable coloring can make them very difficult to see. This one was found at Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge in Iowa.

Minnesota moose

Check out this cool sighting! Yesterday a moose was spotted near Rydell and Glacial Ridge National Wildlife Refuges in Minnesota.


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Waxwing diet

Hummingbird feeders

Isabella tiger moth

Endangered minnow

Baby snake


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Baby snake

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